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Critical Reflection: Year Two Semester One

WINOL is primarily based on a local community audience although there is argument over its actual age demographic. Staffed entirely by students and overseen by tutors and guest editors, our weekly bulletin and online magazine attract a variety of visitors. … Continue reading

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WINOL: Absolute:ly Magazine Week 11

Monday 2nd December: Our 11th and final week consisted of editing the video for our Modernism and Existentialism shoot. We spent time on Monday gathering context and constructing the script to overlay the spreads. We further edited the photographs to … Continue reading

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WINOL: Absolute:ly Magazine Week 10

Monday 25th November: Today was the final preparations for shoot. The time of the shoot changed to 10:45 – 13:00 to accommodate the schedules of the models and the make-up artist. I had a final debrief with my male models … Continue reading

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WINOL: Absolute:ly Magazine Week 9

Monday 18th November: MODERNISM AND EXISTENTIALISM Our main project for this term was our 1920s and 1960s themed shoot. Drawing our influence from iconic characters from The Great Gatsby for Modernism and Malcolm X and Audrey Hepburn for Existentialism we … Continue reading

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WINOL: Absolute:ly Magazine Week 8

Monday 11th November: Features Meeting This was a busy but very productive features meeting as the decision was made to create a collective features ‘mega’ site to include all of our work from Absolute:ly fashion, Travel, the Volt and much … Continue reading

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Professional layouts for magazine spreads

How to create a visually interesting and professional looking magazine spread. The three main ingredients in producing a top class spread in magazine journalism: 1. pictures 2. typography 3. written article 1. Pictures In journalism photographs are used in a … Continue reading

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WINOL: Absolute:ly Magazine Week 7

Monday 4th November: With our Absolute:ly ‘Modernism and Existentialism’ photo-shoot quickly approaching we spent a lot of the morning sending emails to various businesses in our search for 1920s style women’s flapper dresses and headpieces and 1950s style Audrey Hepburn … Continue reading

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